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Adobe Photoshop Tools And Commands

Subject : it-skills
  • Answer 50 questions in 15 minutes.
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1. Used to adjust the contrast of the edge detail of an image by creating an illusion of a more focused image

2. The 2 numbers at the bottom of the status bar mean indicate the size of the __________

3. Rulers - things that help the user make accurate selections

4. Moves selected areas

5. Indicates that a layer is visible.

6. Selects a color within an image to be used by the brush

7. Controls how objects blend with objects on layers below

8. Automatically finds and extracts the background from an image

9. Perserve earlier states of your work

10. Adds to mask

11. Color You Apply With A Paint Or Edit Tool

12. A bar at the bottom of the program window that provides information about the current file and process

13. Creating a 'hole' in the layer to see the layer below

14. Shows list of previous actions

15. Can use the brush to edit the selection over and over by hand more precisely

16. Makes edits using the history palette

17. Tool which automatically traces an image instead of using freehand

18. The double sided arrow between black and white while using quick mask

19. Makes layers snap to a position while moving

20. Selected areas in shape form.

21. Holding down shift while using the crop button keeps the ____________

22. Determines how the layers colored pixels mix together with underlying pixels in an image (hue - saturation - color - etc)

23. Lists information about mouse's coordinates on the screen - colors of pixels under the mouse - etc....

24. How much colors clash with each other

25. Something you did to change a setting or effect in photoshop

26. A mask that can be added to specific layers rather than all the layers below

27. Adjusts saturation

28. Merges the selected layer with the one below it

29. The arrangement of all elements on the same layer - determining which appears to be in front of which

30. It makes the file size smaller and do that you can work with more layers than one at a time.

31. Predominant tone of a color.

32. Amount of pixels

33. Slowly transition from transparent to visible

34. Automatically selects areas

35. Combination of lasso and healing brush - drags pixels from a source area onto another area

36. The 'f' icon at the bottom of the layer palette - that applies things like outer glow - drop shadow and color overlay

37. A folder in the layer palette indicates that there is a _______

38. Usually removed by the eraser tool - deletes parts of the image

39. When you configure the artwork on the base layer as a mask for the layer above it

40. To _________ - load the channel and than edit the same way you do with a quick mask

41. Copy pixels from a source area to a new area

42. How much you can see through a layer

43. Colors being used - default black and white

44. Crosshair indicates _________

45. Creates an effect of slowly decreasing color

46. A variation on the arrangement and visibility of layers

47. _________ allows fixing mistakes using your redit history - uses info from the history palette

48. Mode which allows you to use the paint brush to more precisely select areas

49. A tool that blurs the edges [or wherever you drag the mouse]; reduces detail by decreasing the level of sharpness

50. Selected areas drawn by hand